Gloaming Stakes

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Gloaming Stakes
Group 3 race
Location Rosehill Racecourse, Sydney, Australia
Inaugurated 1978
Race type Thoroughbred
Sponsor Schweppes (2016)
Race information
Distance 1,800 metres
Surface Turf
Track Right-handed
Qualification Three year old
Weight Set weights
Colts & geldings: 5612kg
Fillies: 5412kg
Purse A$200,000 (2016)
Bonuses Winner exemption from a ballot on the Spring Champion Stakes

The Gloaming Stakes is an Australian Turf Club Group 3 Thoroughbred horse race, for three-year-olds, at set weights, over a distance of 1800 metres, held annually at Rosehill Racecourse, Sydney, Australia in September. Total prize money for the race is A$200,000.[1]

Race history[edit]

Race name[edit]

The race is named for Gloaming who jointly at one time held the Australasian record (with Desert Gold) of 19 successive wins. Gloaming had 67 race starts, won 57 and was second 9 times.

Race grade[edit]

  • 1978 - Principal race
  • 1979–2004 - Group 2
  • 2005 onwards - Group 3

Race distance[edit]

  • 1978–2000 – 1900 metres
  • 2001 - 1750 metres
  • 2002 - 1900 metres
  • 2003 onwards - 1800 metres

Race venue[edit]

The winners[edit]

  • 2016 - Veladero [2]
  • 2015 - Vanbrugh [3]
  • 2014 - Swaynesse[4]
  • 2013 - Complacent [5]
  • 2012 - It's A Dundeel [6]
  • 2011 - Strike The Stars [7]
  • 2010 - Retrieve [8]
  • 2009 - So You Think [9]
  • 2008 - Predatory Pricer [10]
  • 2007 - †race not held
  • 2006 - All Black Gold [11]
  • 2005 - Pendragon [12]
  • 2004 - Al Maher[13]
  • 2003 - Tsuimai[14]
  • 2002 - Maskerado[15]
  • 2001 - Courvoisier[16]
  • 2000 - Go Bint[17]
  • 1999 - Fairway[18]
  • 1998 - Arena[19]
  • 1997 - Tie The Knot[20]
  • 1996 - Magic Of Sydney[21]
  • 1995 - Classy Fella[22]
  • 1994 - Brave Warrior[23]
  • 1993 - Constant Flight[24]
  • 1992 - Air Seattle[25]
  • 1991 - Big Dreams[26]
  • 1990 - Lord Revenir[27]
  • 1989 - Stargazer[28]
  • 1988 - Run Straight Run[29]
  • 1987 - Sky Chase[30]
  • 1986 - Drought[31]
  • 1985 - Handy Proverb[32]
  • 1984 - Phillip[33]
  • 1983 - Sir Dapper[34]
  • 1982 - Grosvenor
  • 1981 - Best Western
  • 1980 - Cosmic Planet
  • 1979 - Kingston Town
  • 1978 - Kapalaran

† Not held because of outbreak of equine influenza[35]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Winners and Past Results for Gloaming Stakes". Progroup Racing (Australia). 2014. Retrieved 21 September 2014. 
  2. ^ "2016 Result – Schweppes Gloaming Stakes (held 24 September 2016)". breednet.com. Retrieved 25 September 2016. 
  3. ^ "2015 Result – Gloaming Stakes (held 26 September 2015)". breednet.com. Retrieved 26 September 2015. 
  4. ^ "2014 Result – Gloaming Stakes (held 27 September 2014)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  5. ^ "2013 Result – Pj's Irish Pub Gloaming Stakes (held 28 September 2013)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  6. ^ "2012 Result – Co-Wyn Buidling [sic] Gloaming Stks (held 22 September 2012)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  7. ^ "2011 Result – McGrath Gloaming Stakes (held 17 September 2011)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  8. ^ "2010 Result – Rydges P'matta Gloaming Stakes (held 18 September 2010)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  9. ^ "2009 Result – Gloaming Stakes (held 19 September 2009)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  10. ^ "2008 Result – Gloaming Stakes (held 20 September 2008)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  11. ^ "2006 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 23 September 2006)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  12. ^ "2005 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 17 September 2005)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  13. ^ "2004 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 18 September 2004)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  14. ^ "2003 Result – John West - Gloaming Stks (held 20 September 2003)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  15. ^ "2002 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 21 September 2002)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  16. ^ "2001 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 8 September 2001)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  17. ^ "2000 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 9 September 2000)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  18. ^ "1999 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 11 September 1999)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  19. ^ "1998 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 12 September 1998)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  20. ^ "1997 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 13 September 1997)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  21. ^ "1996 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 14 September 1996)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  22. ^ "1995 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 9 September 1995)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  23. ^ "1994 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 10 September 1994)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  24. ^ "1993 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 11 September 1993)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  25. ^ "1992 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 12 September 1992)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  26. ^ "1991 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 14 September 1991)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  27. ^ "1990 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 8 September 1990)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  28. ^ "1989 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 9 September 1989)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  29. ^ "1988 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 10 September 1988)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  30. ^ "1987 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 12 September 1987)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  31. ^ "1986 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 13 September 1986)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  32. ^ "1985 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 14 September 1985)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  33. ^ "1984 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 8 September 1984)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  34. ^ "1983 Result – Gloaming Stks (held 10 September 1983)". breednet.com. Retrieved 20 September 2015. 
  35. ^ "Carnival may be delayed". The Age, Melbourne. 25 August 2007. Retrieved 30 September 2014.